Google’s own Nexus and Pixel phones are expected to be the first to receive the software update.
New versions of Android can be slow to roll out, and just 14% of Android devices run the previous OS, Nougat.
Android Oreo Introduces measures with enable notifications to deal with the volume of notices on their gadgets,
Application designers will now have the capacity to part warnings into classifications, so notification can hinder a few sorts of caution while as yet accepting others.
Other new features include:
“smart copy-and-paste” which highlights an entire address, telephone number or web addresses when people try to copy it
constraining what number of framework assets applications can utilize while they are running out of sight, to diminish memory utilize and battery utilize
Moment Apps, which gives a few administrations a chance to conjure parts of their Android applications, regardless of the possibility that individuals have not introduced them.
an upgraded set of emoticons, which look more like the ones seen on Apple’s iOSThe photo in-picture mode will give individuals a chance to watch YouTube recordings in an edge of the screen while they utilize different applications, as long as they have paid for the YouTube Red membership benefit.
Be that as it may, people utilizing Android Nougat would already be able to watch YouTube recordings in split-screen mode for nothing.
The software was released at 19:50 BST to correspond with a solar based shroud obvious on the east coast of the United States.
It is currently up to phone makers to choose whether to make the new programming accessible on their current gadgets, albeit many do pre-introduce it on their new releases.
Google's test with new forms of Android is that it’s just promptly accessible to few cell phone clients said Ian Fogg, of IHS Markit consultancy.
Android normally should be adjusted and endorsed by every handset producer and portable administrator, so it takes a very long time for new forms of Android to achieve a significant number of clients.
One key change in Android Oreo is in the design: to make it simpler later on for telephone makers to roll out their improvements, yet at the same time push out new forms of the working framework to clients.
“That’s probably the most significant change”